Spring lambs sell to £149 at Armoy

Another good turnout of sheep met with a tremendous trade.

Thursday, 8th April 2021, 10:37 am

Fat Hoggets sold to £160, Spring Lambs to £149 for 21 ½kgs, Breeding Ewes made up to £260, Fat Ewes were a great trade making up to £176.

LEADING PRICES

SPRING LAMBS: R Kirk, Bushmills 21 ½kgs £149, Ballymoney Farmer, 20 ½kgs £138. Bushmills Farmer, 20kgs £135.

FAT HOGGETS: D McBride, Ballyvoy, 30kgs £156.50. Huey Bros, Armoy, 26kgs £155. D O’Connell, Ballymoney, 29kgs £155. Ballymoney Farmer, 25kgs £155. Huey Bros, Armoy, 24kgs £155. Martin Adams, Armoy, 25kgs £155. H Chambers, Bushmills, 25kgs £152. M Adams, Armoy, 24kgs £152. Maurice McVicker, Bushmills, 30kgs £150. D McBride, Ballycastle, 30kgs £156.50. James Currie, Ballymoney, 25kgs £149. R Kirk, Bushmills, 22kgs £149. A Kane, Ballycastle, 23kgs £145.50. J G Cassley, Armoy, 23kgs £144.00. Huey Bros, Armoy, 24kgs £149.00.

FAT EWES: Pat McErlain, Armoy, Tex, £176. K Hunter, Ballymoney, Chars, £156. A Wallace, Coleraine, Tex, £152. Brian McAuley, Bushmills, Tex, £152. Sandra Henderson, Ballycastle, Suff, £150. John McLaughlin, Bushmills, Tex, £148. Pat Brown, Ballycastle, Tex, £148. Pat O’Reilly, Cloughmills, Tex, £144. G T White, Maghera, Tex, £142. Sam McConaghie, Mosside, Suff, £142. Alwyn Kerr, Ballymoney, Tex, £139. Trevor Hanna, Loughguile, Suff, £136. Mick McKillop, Cushendall, Tex, £131. R McCahon, Aughadowey, Tex, £152, £141.

BREEDING EWES: Maghera Farmer, 1 Ewe, 2 Lambs, £260, 1 Ewe, 2 Lambs, £256. Ryan McKay, Ballymoney, 1 Ewes, 2 Lamb, £250. Damien Devlin, Randalstown, 1 Ewe, 2 Lambs £236. Martin Delargy, Cushendall, c/b’s with twins, £220, £215, £210, £210, £205. Maghera Farmer, 4 Ewes, 4 Lambs, £208.

Sale every Wednesday night at 7.00pm

Auctioneers: Daniel McAlister & Son